Alum Creek, West Virginia 

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Population

1,767

+27.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.9%

Best Places to Live in Alum Creek, West Virginia

Capital city - West-central West Virginia along Kanawha River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Alum Creek, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living and housing
-Capital city amenities
-Nearby water recreation
Cons
-Heavy industry
-Entertainment
-Isolation

Local Listings in Alum Creek
 $65,000 
126 Bens Branch Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1862 SqFt
 $117,500 
839 Midway Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1028 SqFt
 $259,000 
775 Island Creek Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2324 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Charleston Metro Area

Charleston is the state capital and government and commercial center of West Virginia. Hydrocarbon resources (coal, oil and gas) and salt and brine deposits led to industrial growth as a center for chemicals and chemical-related industries, which stretch up the Kanawha Valley to the east. There are some modest cultural amenities and a nice performing arts center downtown.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Alum Creek
Zip Codes: 25003
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 827 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Alum Creek is 6.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Alum Creek jobs have decreased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alum Creek's cost of living is 17.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Alum Creek's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Alum Creek, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Lincoln county voted Republican in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Alum Creek's population is 1,767 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 27.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 35 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Alum Creek is $71,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -14.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Alum Creek public schools spend $11,976 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14 students per teacher in Alum Creek. More Education


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Housing Market in Alum Creek

It's not a good time to buy in Alum Creek. Home Appreciation is down -6.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Alum Creek Real Estate

The median home price in Alum Creek is $71,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Alum Creek   1 Reviews
Alum Creek,WV I Love it here - 7/20/2007
I moved here from CT. last year and I'm very happy here. I got a great deal on a house, to get the same house in CT. it would have cost me at least 10x what I payed... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN ALUM CREEK
$65,000
126 Bens Branch Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$117,500
839 Midway Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$259,000
775 Island Creek Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$169,000
23 Friendly Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$33,500
17 Fairview Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,000
512 Midway Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 0

$270,000
3910 Greenview Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 3

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